Julian Cope announces reissues of World Shut Your Mouth and Fried

Two-disc editions are due in September

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Julian Cope is re-releasing World Shut Your Mouth and Fried.

The reissues gather together for the first time the b-sides of contemporaneous singles and associated BBC radio sessions, and both albums feature sleeve notes by Cope’s long-serving PR and Uncut contributor, Mick Houghton.

Both albums are released by Caroline on August 14, 2015.


World Shut Your Mouth was originally released in February 1984 while Fried in November that same year.

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